or du·fus. noun, plural doo·fus·es. Slang. a foolish or inept person.
Is doofus a bad word?
Goofus and doofus were slang terms used in the black and white days of the US. If you heard them on TV they were both considered very harsh words at the time. Now they are mild at best.
Is doofus a German word?
Scots doof is derived from Low German doof (“deaf”), which has a secondary sense: “idiotic”.
What’s a tatty?
shabby or ill-kempt; ragged; untidy: an old house with dirty windows and tatty curtains.
Is doofus a real name?
The Doofus Or Doafus family name was found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there was 1 Doofus Or Doafus family living in Pennsylvania. This was 100% of all the recorded Doofus Or Doafus’s in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Doofus Or Doafus families in 1880.
What is a nerdy person?
1 : a person who is socially awkward, unattractive, or not fashionable. 2 : a person who is extremely interested in technical or intellectual subjects. Other Words from nerd. nerdy \ ˈnər-dē \ adjective.